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Bronze Bastet figurine

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Bronze Bastet figurine. The figure is striding, holding an aegis with her left hand and a basket on her left arm. She is standing on a hollow base. The bottom of the base is missing. The figure is badly corroded. The details are worn. The right arm and right lower leg are missing. ...

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Provenance

Findspot Information: From Giza: G 7924D (debris of chamber) / Exp.Ph.A6559

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Late Period, 760–343 B.C.

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Egypt

Dimensions

Height: 10.2 cm (4 in.)

Accession Number

31.868

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture